Assault shocks Easthouses

Robert Hogg
Robert Hogg

A community leader has expressed his shock at the serious assault on a woman outside Easthouses Miners’ Club last weekend.

The 34-year-old was attacked by a man and a woman outside the club on Easthouses Road at around 12.30am on Saturday morning. The victim is in a serious but stable condition, and received a significant spinal injury.

Mayfield and Easthouses Community Council chairman Robert Hogg said: “It’s shocking. Hopefully the people who were involved are arrested as soon as possible.

“And I hope the woman recovers quickly from the ordeal. It’s a shocking incident for the local community.”

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